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Have you ever wanted to view the scientific discoveries of Copernicus and Galileo?


Date: April 11, 2014

Times: 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Location:   Special Collections

Contact: University Libraries

Description:

Tour the archival collections and rare books that changed the world, including holdings from illuminated manuscripts such as the Book of Kells, scientific discoveries of Copernicus and Galileo, miniature books and photographic works of Edward S. Curtis and his North American Indian portfolio. Rare books curator Roger Myers will lead a discussion following the tour, joined by UA graduate students to speak about their research.

This insider's tour is part of a full day of events to launch the biggest fundraising campaign in University of Arizona history. Visit the UA Foundation website to view the complete schedule of events.